Fairfield in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Site of “Verna”
Home of Timothy Dwight
Chaplain in Continental Army
Pastor of Greenfield
Founder of Academy
Poet of "Greenfield Hill"
President of Yale 1795 - 1815
Location. 41° 10.368′ N, 73° 17.484′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is on Bronson Avenue 0.1 miles from Verna Hill Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in front of the Fairfield Country Day School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2970 Bronson Avenue, Fairfield CT 06824, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Men of Greenfield Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Old Tavern of Greenfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. Hosea Hurlburt House (approx. 0.6 miles away); David Ogden House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jonathan Sturges Cottage (approx. 2.2 miles away); Site of Trinity Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Fairfield Sons Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away); Pequot Swamp Fountain (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
Also see . . . Timothy Dwight IV on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Education • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.